When Keisha Warren-Gordon, associate professor of criminal justice and criminology, was a Ball State undergraduate student from 1992-95, the Multicultural Center was about 20 years old. The center was called the Special Programs House, which opened in the 1970s to serve Black students.
Athletic debuts can be nerve-wracking for college freshmen because of the pressure that comes with performing at a high level. That narrative was never the case for Ball State freshman swimmer Joey Garberick.
Welcome back to another episode of the Coven! On this week's episode, join us as we discuss the coming out of popular Youtuber & Dance Mom alumni Jojo Siwa. Tune in as we dive deep into the problems facing LGBTQIA+ celebrities and instances when some celebrities seemingly take advantage of the LGBTQIA+ community. Hosts: Shwetha Sundarrajan & Sam Shipe Edited by: Lia Weisbecker-Lotz Graphic by: Kellyn Harrison
“Ball State taking out Jamba Juice is my villain origin story.” This was just one reaction to Ball State University Dining Services’ decision to end its five-year contract with Jamba Juice.
The Bobcats defeated Ball State 88-66 to hand the Cardinals their third-largest loss of the season. The loss also marked the second time this season that Ball State has lost three in a row, this streak coming after a five-game winning streak.
Ball State University’s Speech Team is competing at the Indiana Forensic Association State tournament this weekend. However, this is not just any old state tournament: this is the team’s chance to win for the 11th year in a row during a COVID-19 world.
Fourteen hours after campus internet came back from a nearly six-hour outage Feb. 9 — with no more than two tweets communicated from the university — the Ball State community was finally given an explanation to what happened.
“‘You make me feel so empowered.’” It’s rewarding every time Brittany Scott hears this phrase from one of her clients after a workout to rebuild connections between their minds and bodies.
Strive is the only student government association (SGA) slate to submit a nomination form to run for the Ball State SGA executive board for the 2021-22 school year. The slate participated in its first debate of the season Feb. 10.
Ball State (9-8, 7-6 MAC) lost 88-66 to Ohio (11-6, 9-5 MAC) in its annual “Think Pink” game. The Bobcats scored the opening basket to begin the game and never relinquished the lead through the final buzzer.
Ball State’s Student Government Association (SGA) held its weekly meeting on Feb. 10 over Zoom. At the meeting, senators looked over a budget proposal and voted on two amendments that had been introduced at the Feb. 3 meeting.
During the first week of Black History Month, Ball State celebrated its 41st annual Unity Week to celebrate diversity on campus. Unity Week was a week of events on campus that, according to the university's website, was meant to challenge people's perspectives on diversity and inclusivity.
Hendriks’ parents, Rob and Leslie Hendriks, both played basketball through college, but they made him pick up ice hockey because no one in his family had ever played the sport. He first put on skates when he was just 18 months old.